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Project Syndicate 04/21/16
Jeremy Waldron assesses the Universal Declaration of Human Rights' enduring relevance to establishing the ethics of global responsibility.
Project Syndicate 04/19/16
Ngaire Woods advocates cash transfers for the poor, instead of complicated and inefficient aid programs.
Project Syndicate 04/11/16
Is our single-minded obsession with measurement undermining effective climate action?
Xinjiang's ban on glacier tourism in northwestern China will do little to reverse the loss of ice caused by climate change—a crucial source of water for the country and much of Asia.
Project Syndicate 03/29/16
Achim Steiner and Christiana Figueres call for urgent action to cut short-lived climate pollutants like black carbon and methane.
Wilma Waterlander 03/24/16
Food labeling and food pricing do not do much to change this food system; they only address the symptoms. To really make a difference to health (and environmental sustainability), we have to change the system itself.
Project Syndicate 03/23/16
Anne-Marie Slaughter and Elmira Bayrasli highlight how the profit motive can help to overcome longstanding political conflicts.
Project Syndicate 03/21/16
Prince El Hassan bin Talal & Sundeep Waslekar highlight the importance of careful stewardship in preventing conflict and promoting prosperity.
Amrita Gupta 03/16/16
In "Streetfight" Sadik-Khan breaks down her achievements into replicable ideas for urban planners and traffic engineers everywhere, and she also reminds us that the fight for a better city isn't over.
As renewable energy ramps up, entrepreneurs work to bring its benefits to the 300 million citizens who lack electricity in India.
Project Syndicate 03/11/16
Mariana Mazzucato highlights the pivotal role of the public sector in building a low-carbon future.
Identical data yield drastically different conclusions about the role nuclear will play in meeting climate goals.
Project Syndicate 02/26/16
Bradnee Chambers asks why international law is failing to protect crucial ocean species.
Stanford Social Innovation Review 02/24/16
Touting products like LEDs and recycled plastic packaging as "green" is misleading, because it fails to account for their effects on markets and consumer behavior and for the resulting environmental consequences.
Project Syndicate 02/19/16
Kemal Derviş and Karim Foda call on policymakers to take advantage of low oil prices to advance the shift toward sustainability.